In the aftermath of a shooting that wounded his cousin, former middleweight champion Jermain Taylor is now free on $25,000 bond and is scheduled to make a court appearance on October 15.
The gamesmanship is on. In the only fight trainer Robert Garcia deemed feasible for Floyd Mayweather Jr., his fighter, Marco Maidana is challenging the RING welterweight champion to “fight like a man.”
John Molina’s first major challenge at 140 pounds resulted in a loss to hard-hitting Lucas Matthysse. Molina now intends to turn things around against Humberto Soto on September 13.
As he now holds a piece of the junior featherweight crown, WBC titlist Leo Santa Cruz believes he’s a wanted man and will attempt to fend off the challenge of Manuel Roman on September 13.
Having suffered a torn left biceps muscle and subsequent postponement of their fight, RING heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko will now face Kubrat Pulev on November 15.
Former undisputed middleweight champion Jermain Taylor was arrested on Tuesday evening at his Pulaski County home in Arkansas on charges of aggravated assault and first degree battery after a shooting that injured his cousin, according to Arkansas online.
Former super middleweight contender Andre Dirrell could fight on the undercard of the Oct. 8 main event between IBF middleweight titleholder Sam Soliman and former undisputed champ Jermain Taylor at Beau Rivage waterfront resort in Biloxi, Miss.
Junior flyweight contender Randy Petalcorin took a giant step in his quest for a world championship by knocking out Walter Tello in seven rounds to win the WBA interim junior flyweight title at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai, China on Tuesday.
Undefeated super middleweight contender J’Leon Love was not sure that he would be alive today, let alone the headliner on Saturday’s Mayweather Promotions event against Rogelio Medina at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas.
Defending WBO welterweight titleholder Manny Pacquiao and challenger Chris Algieri at the second stop on the press tour for their Nov. 22 matchup in Macau. Photos by Chris Farina – Top Rank.
Vasyl Lomachenko and Zou Shiming will support Manny Pacquiao’s WBO welterweight title defense against Chris Algieri on November 22 in Macao, China.
Mayweather Promotions and Golden Boy Promotions will offer a live stream of Marcos Maidana’s media workout on Tuesday from Robert Garcia Boxing Academy in Oxnard, Calif. The workout will be available on YouTube, Ustream, www.mayweatherpromotions.com , www.goldenboypromotions.com and TheBoxingBlog.SHO.com.
RingTV caught up with Bernard Hopkins at the boxing legend’s Philadelphia training camp where he’s preparing for his Nov. 8 light heavyweight title unification bout with Sergey Kovalev at Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall. Hopkins discussed how the bout came to be, the site, and called Kovalev “the real deal.”